TV News LIES

Wednesday, May 27th

Last update01:02:06 AM GMT

You are here News Health Daily Multivitamins Cut Cancer Risk in Men, First Study of Its Kind Finds

Daily Multivitamins Cut Cancer Risk in Men, First Study of Its Kind Finds

E-mail Print PDF

Multivitamin cuts cancer riskTaking a daily multivitamin pill may reduce the risk of cancer in men, a new study revealed. The study found that men ages 50 and over who regularly used daily multivitamins were 8 percent less likely to develop cancer over 11-year period compared to men who took a placebo.

Scientists said that the lowered cancer risk was a modest but valuable reduction.

However, researchers were not able to identify a single vitamin or combination that works, suggesting that the benefit may come from a broad combination of low dose vitamins.

Additionally when the researchers analyzed men's risk of specific cancer, like prostate, lung and colon cancer, the multivitamin did not have an effect, and men who took a multivitamin were just as likely to die from cancer as men who took a placebo.

More...

 


Most Recent Related Stories...


British tobacco companies file objections against packaging restrictions

British tobacco ginats oppose package warningsTwo of the world's biggest tobacco companies are suing the British government for plain packaging regulations...

Brain-reading implant controls arm

brain implant controls armA man has been able to control a robotic limb with a mind-reading chip implanted in...

Tobacco firms get partial win over claims on smoking effects

Tobacco adAmerica's largest tobacco companies must inform consumers that cigarettes were designed to increase addiction, but not...

Prostate cancer gene map points way to targeted drugs

prostate cancer rosetta stoneScientists have unveiled a comprehensive genetic map of advanced prostate cancer, hailing it as the disease's...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!